The cheapest times to fly from DFW to PDL are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • July 16th to November 11th (except the week of August 27th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from DFW to PDL is mid August. Prices can be as high as $4055 for Sunday flights during late May, or as low as $684 for Saturday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Ponta Delgada

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Ponta Delgada (PDL) will usually cost between $774 to $3118 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $750. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $2870. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2120 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1729 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to PDL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DFW to PDL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

DFW to PDL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to PDL flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PDL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DFW. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $779 (26%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1730. Return trip prices are from the PDL to DFW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DFW to PDL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DFW to PDL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from DFW to PDL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (DFW > BOS > PDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $876
  • Average savings: $853 (49.35%)

See DFW to BOS flights

Hack #2: Toronto (DFW > YYZ > PDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1011
  • Average savings: $718 (41.54%)

See DFW to YYZ flights

Hack #3: Lisbon (DFW > LIS > PDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1064
  • Average savings: $665 (38.47%)

See DFW to LIS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DFW to PDL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ponta Delgada Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3936 miles or 6334 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DFW to PDL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to PDL flight is about 8 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Ponta Delgada?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from DFW to PDL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DFW
Origination airport name Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -97

Return Airport

Destination code PDL
Destination airport name Ponta Delgada Airport
City Ponta Delgada
Country Portugal
Latitude 37.7
Longitude -25.7


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